The best Christmas presents for teenagers

The best christmas presents for notoriously hard to please teenagers

Inspired by other parents' gift-giving successes, we've got a selection of present ideas to amaze and delight even the fussiest of teenagers this Christmas

Game of Thrones Monopoly, £27.20

<h3><a href="https://www.amazon.co.uk/Game-Thrones-Monopoly-Board/dp/B0134235T8/ref=as_li_ss_tl?s=kids&ie=UTF8&qid=1505471464&sr=1-1&keywords=game+of+thrones&linkCode=ll1&tag=mumsnetchristmas-21&linkId=e0a0aa32f6d3acd39e6d2b8189245883">Game of Thrones Monopoly, £27.20</a></h3>

If falling out with your loved ones over a board game is a Christmas tradition in your house, why not make it extra-bloodthirsty and settle the succession of Westeros after your turkey?

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HP Sprocket photo printer, from £89.77

<h3><a href="https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B01LBWELHI/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&th=1&linkCode=ll1&tag=mumsnetchristmas-21&linkId=b994389760add5a15b42852e2bd27c87">HP Sprocket photo printer, from £89.77</a></h3>

The HP Sprocket is, essentially, a Polaroid for millenials. It's a portable printer that connects to your smartphone or tablet and social media accounts, allowing you to print out your Instagram as well as upload to it. You can customise your shots with text, borders and emojis, too.

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ASOS hooded pyjamas with ears, £30

<h3><a href="http://www.awin1.com/cread.php?awinaffid=67689&awinmid=5678&clickref=MN_TeenagerPresents_AsosPJs&p=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.asos.com%2Fasos%2Fasos-fluffy-cloud-twosie-with-hood-ears%2Fprd%2F7942598%3Fclr%3Dlilac%26SearchQuery%3Dpyjamas%26pgesize%3D204%26pge%3D1%26totalstyles%3D750%26gridsize%3D3%26gridrow%3D9%26gridcolumn%3D3">ASOS hooded pyjamas with ears, £30</a></h3>

This PJ set is cute, comfy and sure to be a hit on Christmas morning (or Christmas Eve, if you're impatient). As cosy as a onesie -
without the logistical nightmare – and perfect for lounging through the festive season.

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Star Wars pyjamas, £31.92

<h3><a href="http://www.gap.co.uk/browse/product.do?pid=000905045000&vid=1&preferredLocale=en_GB&kwid=1&sem=false&sdkw=gap-124-star-wars-tee-P000905045&sdReferer=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.gap.co.uk%2Fproducts%2Fmens-pyjamas.jsp%3Fgclid%3DCMucn9f4rtYCFcELGwodAwEO-g%26gclsrc%3Dds">Star Wars pyjamas, £31.92</a></h3>

Since the franchise was relaunched, Star Wars is definitely in vogue again and this soft jersey pyjama set is the perfect gift for any fan.

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H&M socks, from £2.99

<h3><a href="http://www2.hm.com/en_gb/productpage.0471797001.html">H&M socks, from £2.99</a></h3>

Socks get a bad rap at Christmas but they're a classic gift for a reason. Whether you're looking for a Christmassy multi-pack or a couple of quirky pairs, these H&M socks are cheap, cheerful and – dare we say it? – pretty cool.

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Kindle e-reader, from £59.99

<h3><a href="https://www.amazon.co.uk/Amazon-Kindle-6-Inch-4GB-E-Reader/dp/B0186FESVC/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&qid=1506331726&sr=8-1&keywords=kindle&th=1&linkCode=ll1&tag=mumsnetchristmas-21&linkId=87f692be28dc6e9990ba9c223aec8821">Kindle e-reader, from £59.99</a></h3>

A Kindle is a fantastic gift for bookworms of all ages. They're easier to read from than a tablet because of their “anti-glare” display – plus, with many classic books available to download for free, a Kindle is a relatively cheap way to expand your teen's library.

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Birchbox subscription, £30 for three months plus P&P

<h3><a href="https://www.birchbox.co.uk/gift">Birchbox subscription, £30 for three months plus P&P</a></h3>

A beauty box subscription is the gift that keeps on giving. Perfect for any beauty and skincare fans, Birchbox will deliver five personalised products each month making it a great way to try lots of different brands without committing to a full-size purchase. Plus, if you ask nicely, you might be able to snag any unwanted products.

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La Roche-Posay Effaclar 3-Step Anti-Blemish System, £24.95

<h3><a href="http://www.feelunique.com/p/La-Roche-Posay-Effaclar-3-Step-Anti-Blemish-System?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI0oW2jJfA1gIVLpPtCh2M4gsrEAQYAiABEgJyE_D_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds">La Roche-Posay Effaclar 3-Step Anti-Blemish System, £24.95</a></h3>

La Roche-Posay's Effalclar range was developed in partnership with dermatologists and is a gentle yet effective way of tackling blemish-prone teenage skin. This set, worth £39, contains a cleanser, toner and moisturiser and the brand's neutral packaging along with a light, clean scent make the products suitable for both sexes.

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COWIN E7 bluetooth headphones, £49.99 (were £129.99)

<h3><a href="https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B01FX8P6WK/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&linkCode=ll1&tag=mumsnetchristmas-21&linkId=2904813d566aea07c93b76f700ff8087">COWIN E7 bluetooth headphones, £49.99 (were £129.99)</a></h3>

If you're fed up of listening to your teen's questionable playlists, “experimental” keyboard compositions, or video game soundtrack, these headphones are a gift the whole family will appreciate. They headphones can be used wirelessly via bluetooth or connected to your devices using a standard 3.5mm jack (included).

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